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Icelandic Church Aid: A Short Overview

Senior staff of ACT Alliance member organisations meeting in Iceland under the auspices of Icelandic Church Aid. Photo: Sean Hawkey/ACT ...

Church of Sweden: what we do

Thanks to the ACT Alliance, which through its members is present in 140 countries, Church of Sweden can rapidly provide ...

Creative incubator for young Surinam talent

Dutch entrepreneurs use their ICT-knowledge to offer young, talented Suriname people a job and an income. They do this in ...

Ten years after the tsunami: building a bridge towards resilience in Indonesia

Disasters of every scale hit hardest in communities that are the least prepared and the poorest. In Kuala Bubon, like ...

Positive client outcomes of financing and community development in rural post-conflict area of Mannar

Right after the end of the Sri Lankan conflict in 2009, ACT member ECLOF Sri Lanka engaged in the post-conflict ...

ACT Alliance marches in support of climate justice in Peru

ACT Alliance members joined over 15,000 people to march the streets of Peru calling for climate justice. The march took ...

Advocating in conflict situations

2014 in particular has arguably been a year characterised by conflict. The beginning of 2014 saw violence in South Sudan ...

Floods and landslides in Nepal

Heavy monsoon rains hit 17 districts in the mid and western regions of Nepal in August 2014, causing the worst ...

Restoration after Cyclone Hudhud

Cyclone Hudhud hit India’s east coast in mid-October 2014, primarily affecting the state of Andhra Pradesh, most significantly the port ...

Ebola prevention in Liberia and Sierra Leone

In January 2014, the Government of Guinea in West Africa declared an outbreak of the Ebola virus. Since then, Ebola ...